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Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard

Wade Williams, Liberian journalist

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 5:30 pm UGA Chapel

Mobilizing West African Communities to Defeat Ebola

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CTEGD Faculty

CTEGD is a research unit at UGA that brings together interdisciplinary researchers from the Departments of Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Infectious Diseases, Ecology, and Food Safety.

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Graduate Student Training

CTEGD is one of UGA’s most prominent biomedical research and training programs. Students in CTEGD have the choice of 21 laboratories that work at the very forefront of global health.

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Employment Opportunities

Find current employment openings for a variety of research positions.

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Give to the CTEGD Fund

Financial contributions from alumni and friends are vital to accomplishing CTEGD’s mission to pursue cutting edge research in emerging global diseases and train students in this field.

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Upcoming Events

Feb
8
Mon
8:30 am RiP: Tarleton Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
RiP: Tarleton Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
Feb 8 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Moderators: Mary Maclean and Shubham...
Feb
9
Tue
11:00 am Cell Bio Seminar: Melanie Cooper @ Coverdell room 175
Cell Bio Seminar: Melanie Cooper @ Coverdell room 175
Feb 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Evidence-Based Approaches to Curriculum Reform and Assessment Melanie Cooper Department of Chemistry Michigan State University, East Lansing,...
Feb
15
Mon
8:30 am RiP: Striepen Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
RiP: Striepen Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
Feb 15 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Moderators: David Reynolds and Phil...
Feb
16
Tue
11:00 am Cell Bio Seminar: Marnie Halpern
Cell Bio Seminar: Marnie Halpern
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lateralization of a Forebrain to Midbrain Pathway Marnie Halpern Department of Embryology Carnegie Institution for Science, Baltimore,...
Faculty Position Search
Nov 2, 2015

The Department of Cellular Biology at The University of Georgia is searching for an Assistant/Associate Professor Biology of Parasitism. The successful candidate will also join the faculty of the Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases.

Who We Are

The Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases (CTEGD) of the University of Georgia is a university-wide, interdisciplinary center established in 1998 to foster research, education and service related to tropical and emerging global infectious diseases.

Based on a strong foundation of parasitology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, CTEGD’s 20 faculty are from seven departments in three colleges.

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